The State Government is helping Victoria’s wildlife rehabilitators continue to care for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife.. Energy, Environment and Climate Change Minister Lily D’Ambrosio recently announced the launch of the 2017/18
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Goulburn Region competed in the 52nd annual Inter-Regional Championships, which was held at Warrnambool on January 4, 5 and 6.. Many Benalla residents represented the regional side, which ended up finishing a respectable fifth this year, out of 11
While others were celebrating Christmas and New Year’s Eve with food and drink, two young Benalla residents were having their heads shaved for a good cause.. On December 23, 13 year-old Isabella Symes, shaved off all her hair and donated it to
Three Benalla students have been awarded a You’ve Got What It Takes ‘‘Weary’’ Dunlop Award.. Each year State Member for Euroa Steph Ryan offers the award to schools across her electorate.. The award is in honour of
The new Benalla Saints president aims to see the club become an integral part of the community.. Lloyd Johnson was named the new club president on December11 at the Saints annual general meeting, after having been involved with junior football in
The 2018 duck hunting season begins on Saturday, March 17, with the Victorian Government making changes to a number of things including the starting times for the opening weekend.. Instead of starting at the standard time of half an hour before
Dairy Australia is reminding farmers to remain vigilant and on the lookout for mycoplasma in their cows and calves.. An emerging cause of disease in cows and calves in Australian dairy herds for more than a decade, Dairy Australia said mycoplasm
Birchip Cropping Group members are invited to the group’s annual Trials Review Day with results from a number of trials to be discussed.. The Friday, February 16 event will feature a number of presentations including crop variety updates on
Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority will commence a draw-down of Lake Benalla on January 29 to combat noxious weeds.. Undertaken in conjunction with Benalla Rural City Council and Goulburn-Murray Water, the draw-down will help to control
Brekky Burrito with Spicy Chilli Bacon. Serves: 1-2. Ingredients:. 2 rashers of Primo Premium Selections Spicy Chilli Bacon, chopped into 2cm pieces. 1 avocado, diced. 1 tomato, seeded, flesh diced. 1 small red onion, finely diced. 2 free-range
Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey has declared a low risk of spill in the Campaspe system.. Dr Bailey said the risk of spill in the Campaspe system during 2017-18 was now below the 10 per cent threshold needed for a declaration to be
Quambatook Heritage Working Machinery Association members have been busy repairing their machines in preparation for this year’s harvest days at the Quambatook Tractor Pull Complex.. Association secretary Graeme Lehmann said he had his hands
Sheep Producers Australia has appointed two independent directors to its skills-based board.. Chris Mirams will become executive chair and Anne Astin will be an independent, non-executive director, who will chair the Audit and Risk Committee
A Shepparton fruit-packing company has been fined $72000 for its role in a scalping accident that tore off the scalp and an ear of a young Irish backpacker.. Kalafatis Packing faced Shepparton Magistrates’ Court last Thursday on charges
Legislation is seeking to establish a one-stop shop for export rules and agricultural goods in a bid to minimise export costs and drive productivity.. Introduced to Federal Parliament by Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce, the bill will replace 17
Australian solar cell research has received a $29.2million boost from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency, with University of New South Wales capturing the lion’s share with 11 of the 22 projects.. ‘‘Australia is at the
Experts say the US couple accused of beating, shackling and abusing their children may have used starvation as a weapon to control them.
A private memorial service will be held to mark one year since six people died and dozens were injured as a car careened down Melbourne's Bourke Street Mall.
The first two Labor members caught in the citizenship fiasco may have to wait until March to find out if they can remain in federal parliament.
Men discharged from the military for medical reasons, or in ranks other than commissioned officer, are at much higher risk of suicide than their peers.
Sir Trevor Garland, who served as honorary consul to the Solomon Islands, has faced court over accusations he sexually assaulted a man in Sydney last year.
South Australian hospitals treated more than 50 people for health-related illnesses as the state sweltered through a third day of extreme temperatures.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she doesn't want the date of Australia Day changed but notes the importance of recognising indigenous culture.
The Victorian government has denied stacking the MFB board to push through a controversial pay deal.
Australian Associated Press journalist Luke Costin was on a tram in Melbourne's CBD one year ago when a car raced through Bourke St, hitting dozens of people.
Morningstar analyst Brian Han expects the TV industry to record "pretty challenging" results this earnings period, despite a lift in the advertising market.